Re: Aruytok near Bialystok #general

Zalman Usiskin

Jeff Marx wrote:

A family memoir states that family members moved >from Orla, Poland and
settled in "Aruytok near Bialystok." Any of you map mavens have any
ideas to what dorf or shtetl this might be?
I believe that "Aruytok" could be a corruption of Horodok (Grodek in
Polish), which my grandfather and his family, who were >from there,
pronounced as "Aradok". This town is located at 53°06' N, 23°40'E,
about 35 km (22 miles) east of Bialystok.

Zalman Usiskin
Winnetka, Illinois USA

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